Digitalising the Economy: Cryptography key for Cyber Security
Budget Speech para. 392: "While moving fast on facilitating a digital economy, cyber security should be strengthened. As such, ICTA will implement the cryptography key for ensuring data integrity nationally by using Blockchain technology which would bring about greater security and convenience for persons to carry out transactions. We also will collaborate with our international partners to ensure prevention of cybercrimes and security of data and information."
- Allocation (Rs. Mn) : 15,000
- Sector : Digitalising the Economy
- Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure & Information Communication Technology Agency
Openness Tracker Restricted
Progress information was obtained from the Department of Project Management and Monitoring quarter 3 report. There is some information on the project on the agency website.
Progress Tracker Substantial
ICTA is ahead of their 2017 target as per the action plan. However, project completion is scheduled for 2019.
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